At last the bad news has arrived. General Bipin Rawat is no more. He was the country’s first Chief of Defense Staff, ie CDS. His helicopter crashed in Coonoor, Tamil Nadu at around 12.20 pm on Wednesday.
There were 14 people from the army, including General Rawat’s wife Madhulika Rawat. 13 people have died in this accident, while one is reported to be injured.
Earlier it was reported that some people injured in the accident were taken to the Military Hospital in Wellington in a serious condition. From where the news kept coming for about five and a half hours that some officers including General Rawat and his wife were badly injured, but then the news of death started coming in turn.